ASHTABULA, Ohio, United States – January 27, 2014 – Chromaflo Technologies, one of the leading independent global suppliers of colorant systems, chemical and pigment dispersions recently appointed Wayne Pedlar to lead manufacturing for its Ashtabula, Ohio (headquarters) location. Pedlar will be responsible for the management of production activities in the safest means possible and the implementation of process improvements which result in customer satisfaction. He will report to Mark Skouby, Global Vice President of Manufacturing.
“Pedlar brings with him a broad spectrum of experience that provides him with unique insight into the key mechanisms that drive the creation of our products. He will take that knowledge and apply it by implementing the most efficient processes to support them,” Skouby remarked. A strong focus will be placed on retaining and increasing customer satisfaction by providing consistency and supporting the ability to deliver customized customer solutions.
When asked about these goals, Pedlar commented, “Chromaflo offers more than a quality product; the full experience includes the development of true partnerships with customers which are cultivated through action. On time delivery, issue resolution and process improvements create efficiencies that result in win-win situations. I know this because I have worked for a Chromaflo customer.” Pedlar concludes, “As Chromaflo continues to grow, I’m glad to be a part of making that a positive experience for our customers.”
Pedlar holds a Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) from Northern Illinois University and a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Chemical Engineering from The University of Cincinnati. In addition, he is a registered Professional Engineer (P.E.). Most recently, Pedlar was a General Manager for a manufacturer of surfacing materials, primarily in the architectural and institutional markets.
About Chromaflo Technologies: Chromaflo Technologies is a leading independent global supplier of colorant systems, chemical and pigment dispersions, serving customers in architectural and industrial coatings as well as the thermoset composites market. Headquartered in Ashtabula, Ohio, U.S., Chromaflo has production facilities in the U.S., Canada, The Netherlands, Finland, Australia and China. Sales and technical support is also provided throughout North and South America, Europe, Australia, China, India and Southeast Asia. Commitment to excellence is driven by three core values: quality, speed and service. Chromaflo Technologies retains the following quality and environmental certifications: ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS-18001 in Europe and Asia.
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